The Smart Hat aims to whack "Bluetooth, a display with speaker, full satnav, speedometer, speed zones, temperature, heart rate, tilt sensor, ultrasonic object proximity warning and turn signal indicators" on to cyclists' heads. And an Australian councillor might just let it.
Ebola is not a disease that we seriously need to be concerned about. The graphic above shows it clearly: while a measles patient can infect a maximum of 18 people on average, an Ebola patient can only infect two.
Donning a full suit of motorcycle leathers for your morning bike ride to work is probably overkill, but cyclists can still be subjected to road rash should they fall while wearing less-than-protective gear.